Total trailer orders exceed expectations
- Trailer orders surge in March. // Overdrive;Jun2010, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p20
The article accounts on a report from ACT Research Co. concerning the increase of commercial trailer net orders in 2010 by 165 percent from March 2009 in the U.S.
- Commercial trailer orders remain strong in May. // Trailer / Body Builders;Aug2010, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p10
The article focuses on a report by ACT Research Co. which reveals that year-to-date orders for trailers have increased by 69% through May 2010.
- Trailer Orders Up 22% Year-Over-Year: ACT. // Trailer/Body Builders Exclusive Insight;4/29/2014, p1
The article discusses the State of the Industry: U.S. Trailers report published by the Americas Commercial Transportation (ACT) Research Co., which reveals a rise in net trailer orders for six months of 2013-2014 season, and views of Frank Maly, director at ACT, on a slide in orders in April 2014.
- Trailer orders 'modestly lower' than expected. // Trailer / Body Builders;Feb2008, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p8
The article reports on the decline in the trailer orders released by A.C.T. in December 2007. A.C.T. issued a total of 12,378 orders compared with the low-end expectations of 13,000-15,000 by Bear Stearns. It cites the reduction of dry van orders by 18% year-over-year in December. The dry van...
- Utility receives its largest single trailer order yet from Prime Inc. // Trailer / Body Builders;Oct2014, Vol. 55 Issue 12, p5
The article reports on the receipt by trailer manufacturer Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co. of its biggest single trailer purchase order from trucking service Prime Inc. as of October 2014.
- Trailer orders decline 9% in April 2008. // Trailer / Body Builders;Jun2008, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p8
The article reports on the trailer orders in the U.S. in April 2008. Total number of trailers ordered for the month is 10,845, nine percent less than the same period in 2007. On the other hand, dry van orders went up in April to 5,466, 29% higher year-on-year. Dry van inventories went down by...
- Trailer order volumes slow as order season wanes. // Fleet Equipment;Apr2015, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p18
The article discusses the "State of the Industry: U.S. Trailers" published by the transportation research company Americas Commercial Transportation Research Co., which reveals decline in trailer net orders in February 2015, and presents the views of Frank Maly of ACT on the same.
- Advancements in pre-painted aluminum offer options to van manufacturers. // Trailer / Body Builders;Dec2014, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p28
The article discusses the advantages of the advancements in pre-painted aluminum to truck and trailer body manufacturers. These include the improved machinability within the fabrication process, the increase in cosmetic longevity throughout the life of the product, and the enhanced corrosion...
- Trailers & bodies. // Fleet Equipment;Feb98, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p88
Presents a selection of trailers and bodies for trucks. Rogers Brothers' Ultima Trailers; Fontainer Trailer Co.'s composite telescopic platform trailer, model LTP-4; Jerr-Dan Corp.'s HDL 1100/530 composite body wrecker.